I’m in a catalog

I'm in a catalog
I entered the 2012 metal design contest for Fire Mountain Gems and  was a finalist! If that wasn’t exciting enough, a friend told me she saw my design in their catalog. Well sure enough, there I am on page 969! http://www.firemountaingems.com/resources/gallery-of-designs/c762 I am beyond thrilled!

Lorica Plumata- Playing with Aluminum Scales

Lorica Plumata- Playing with Aluminum Scales
I have a new goal at work. That goal is to make a mess and create something awesome in between paperwork, meetings, and general fire extinguishing. This was today’s result. I call the set Lorica Plumata after the term for Roman military armor consisting of row upon row of metal scales. I started with a ...

Snow day

Snow day
Jan 28th, 2014 (I almost typed 19 something:) the South had a bit of an unexpected snowstorm. I got to leave work early and have spent the rest of the day yesterday organizing, working on projects from home and thinking about new ones. I also thought I’d share this jewelry set I made last week. ...

Dragonfly Pendant

Dragonfly Pendant
Just finished this pretty little bug (dragonfly, as if you couldn’t tell). I was really torn with this one. I love making huge pieces because I love wearing huge pieces but this one is for sale so I wanted detail without making it too ostentatious. I chose these tiny little glass briolettes I found at ...

Puzzle Pieces 1

Puzzle Pieces
I created this Jewelry set for the wife of my friend. She has a beautiful, brilliant son whose birthday is in January. He also happens to be Autistic. My friend mentioned that he was looking for a charm or something to give her and I immediately had the thought, “I can make that”. The pendant ...